Our people Joan MA Filmmaking (Directing Fiction) "At Goldsmiths I learned to be a director. I thought I was one before, but I really wasn't." Filter profiles Filter profiles DepartmentDegree type Filters for Department AnthropologyArtCentre for Academic Language and LiteraciesComputingDesignEducational StudiesEnglish and Creative WritingHistoryInstitute for Creative and Cultural EntrepreneurshipInstitute of Management StudiesLawMedia, Communications and Cultural StudiesMusicPolitics and International RelationsPsychologySocial, Therapeutic and Community StudiesSociologyTheatre and PerformanceVisual Cultures Filters for Degree type BachelorsMPhil/PhDMastersOther postgraduateOther undergraduate Close filter Rachel Cummings MA Sociology (Cultural Analysis) "I chose Goldsmiths for its reputation in the social sciences and its location in a creative, exciting part of London." Zoe Walsh MSc Social Research This rigorous and rewarding course allowed me to develop my quantitative and qualitative research skills, grow my sociological imagination and hone my writing skills. Vanessa Bray Freelance Performer/Mental Health Consultant MA Sociology (Visual Sociology) I grew more confident in my own practice and theoretical grounding. Putting on a public exhibition allowed me space to develop my performance skills. Javier Balmaseda Communications Advisor to MEP, European Parliament MA Political Communications "Goldsmiths is a place where the only limits are self-imposed" James Filmmaker and researcher MA Sociology (Urban Studies) "Since graduating, I have had a keener eye for how the city around me operates and a better understanding of the wider social factors at play that come to shape how people might behave and act the way they do. I have found this invaluable in my work as a filmmaker and a researcher." Marta MA Sociology (Urban Studies) "Coming from an Italian Cultural Anthropology background, the Masters in Cities and Society helped me to question and expand my theoretical foundations."